Welcoming a new cohort to IBC41

Scholars, visiting faculty, and staff of the KIE are proud to welcome another diverse, international cohort to Georgetown for an intensive week of continuing bioethics education.

Registration for IBC opens

The forty-first Intensive Bioethics Course (IBC41) opens today for registration, continuing a long tradition of immersive summer bioethics education for professionals.

Welcome to the 39th Annual Intensive Bioethics Course

Today, the Kennedy Institute welcomed over 130 participants from all over the world for the 39th Annual Intensive Bioethics Course. Participants arrived from 15 countries ranging from Argentina to New Zealand. This year’s IBC starts off with opening remarks from Maggie Little, John Keown, and Janice Swiatek-Kelley by the course’s first plenary lecturer, James F. […]

Intensive Bioethics Course goes green

The KIE is implementing two new sustainability initiatives for its 38th annual Intensive Bioethics Course: ecologically-driven catering and the distribution of stainless steel water bottles to all participants for use throughout.

New Directions at IBC 38

Many new features and visitors characterize this year’s Intensive Bioethics Course for professionals at the KIE, an annual session with lectures and small group discussions with KIE scholars and guests.

Clinical Bioethics Practicum Revamped

The clinical practicum is a credit-bearing curricular experience for graduate students at Georgetown, who can gain direct exposure to clinical bioethics at Georgetown’s Medical Center.